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Contador’s cycling career concludes at La Vuelta a Espana

By Reuters
11 September 2017   |   5:21 am
Contador's cycling career concludes at La Vuelta a Espana


13 Mar 2017
Gale-force winds force organisers to cancel the Cape Town Cycling Tour.
30 Jun 2017
Cycling stars gear up for Tour de France
7 Aug 2017
Two-time Tour de France champion Alberto Contador announces he will retire from professional cycling after this year's Vuelta.
11 Sep 2017
Contador's cycling career concludes at La Vuelta a Espana
9 Feb 2018
A passion for cycling has reunited a group of friends separated by the war in Eritrea. The African Refugee Cycling Team was founded in neighbouring Ethiopia. Now they hope to raise the cash to allow them to take part in international competition.
22 Aug 2019
Briton Neil Campbell set a new Guinness men's world cycling speed record of 174.339mph on Saturday in Elvington Airfield, North Yorkshire, England, UK.
2 Sep 2019
Tadej Pogacar, the youngest rider in the Vuelta a Espana, ended a day of tense twists on the steep roads of the Pyrenees by taking the ninth stage, as 2016 champion Nairo Quintana seized the overall race lead.
5 Sep 2019
Mikel Iturria dug deep to register his first-ever professional win as a mass escape dominated stage 11 at the Vuelta an Espana on Wednesday.
6 Sep 2019
TV cameras following Spain cycling race accidentally reveal rooftop weed farm
28 Oct 2020
Cyclists and pedestrians stop to pose with a giant rampaging Tyrannosaurus Rex along a new cycling and jogging track in Singapore. Over 20 models from nine different prehistoric species are installed along the kilometre-long path, including bright blue velociraptors climbing on a buggy, a baby dinosaur hatching from an egg, and a long-necked apatosaurus peering at passersby over the fence. The Jurassic Mile is part of a new 3.5km connector that allows visitors to cycle into the city from the airport and vice versa. The attraction has already drawn controversy after it opened earlier this month. Changi Airport Group, which manages the path, installed additional netting after a stray ball from a nearby golf course hit a pedestrian and a dinosaur model was briefly removed for repairs after a video of a woman sitting on it went viral.
11 Jan 2021
In rural parts of South Africa children often have to walk a long way to get to school. The NGO "Sweetbike" provides schools with second-hand bicycles, so kids can cycle to class.
27 May 2021
Germany will not send a team to the European Track Cycling Championships in Minsk as a result of the forced landing of a passenger plane. The organizers of the competition are under pressure to find an alternative host.